The Modern Table
Nove
mber 7, 2013- January 12, 2014
Ohio Furniture Designers

Promotional exhibition postcard featuring wooden artwork

Image Credit: Sam Cahill and Chris Comella, 2nd Shift, Cafe Tables, 2012. 

 

Curated by Tim Friar, director of business development at Design Central and owner of Grid Furnishings, The Modern Table: Ohio Furniture Designers showcases the works of 26 artists, including industrial designers, fine artists, furniture makers, engineers, an architect and others. The artists in the exhibition demonstrate how the process of modern furniture design surpasses a functional purpose and results in the construction of art pieces.

Featured artists include Alex Aeschbury (Cincinnati), Jeffrey Alexander (Worthington), John Arthur (Cleveland), Albert Barkman (Millersburg), Virginia Birchfield (Mount Vernon), Wendy Birchfield (Cleveland), Sam Cahill (Cleveland), Chris Comella (Cleveland) Zach Darmanian-Harris (Cincinnati), Jacob Dehus (Worthington), John Dixon (Cincinnati), Jack Garriott (Columbus), Freddy Hill (Lakewood), Michel Ina (Lyndhurst), Tim Karoleff (Cincinnati), Mark Moskovitz (Cleveland Heights), Brad Musuraca (Cincinnati), Jason Radcliffe (Rocky River), Joseph Ribic (Willoughby), Kevin Shahan (Kent), Hayes Shanesy (Cincinnati), Shawn Sowers (Perrysburg), John Strauss (Canton), Tarik Yousef (Raymond), and Stephen Yusko (Lakewood).

 

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